Monthly archive for October2014

Porktober

Porktober

What I love most about National Pork Month (other than bacon, of course) is that it’s celebrated in October. Hope your Porktober is filled with beautiful colors and plenty of tasty pork!

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What to watch Wednesday

What to watch Wednesday

Farmland was released in limited theaters this spring, but now, the feature length film sharing story of six farmers across the U.S. is available on Hulu for free, through the end of October.  The film shows the good, shows the bad and talks about the real daily…

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The Price of Pork

The Price of Pork

My mom was a coupon clipper.  Every week, she would check the grocery ads and go through her coupons as she made her grocery list.  I got to circle things in the ads that I wanted, but we definitely didn’t buy Doritos as often as…

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Bacon makes it better

Bacon makes it better

There’s no doubt that bacon makes it better, and this week, bacon makes it into the business spotlight. What’s it, you ask? Oh, just everything.  Even the economy. Yep, really. “In terms of economic impact [of food trends], nothing beats bacon. While most…trends tend to…

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October: Pork Month

October: Pork Month

October originally became known as Pork Month because it marked the time of year when hogs were traditionally marketed. Today, it serves as a celebration to thank pork producers and share their stories with consumers.  Watch here for fun facts, recipes, stories and more as…

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